Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR IOWA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
452 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

SKIES WERE PARTLY SUNNY ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWEST...NORTH
CENTRAL AND CENTRAL IOWA THIS AFTERNOON WITH BREEZY SOUTH WINDS OF
10 TO 20 MPH WITH STRONGER GUSTS. LATE AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WERE
IN THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 80S ACROSS THE NORTHERN COUNTIES TO THE
UPPER 80S AND LOWER 90S ACROSS THE SOUTH. THE WARM AND HUMID
CONDITIONS PUSHED HEAT INDICES INTO THE UPPER 80S NORTHEAST TO
JUST ABOVE 100 ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST.

A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE ACROSS THE NORTHERN
PLAINS TODAY...BRINGING WITH IT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE DAKOTAS AND
MINNESOTA. AHEAD OF THE SYSTEM...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE WITH TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY AGAIN IN THE 90S WITH DEW
POINTS IN THE 70S. HEAT INDICES ON TUESDAY WILL CLIMB TO NEAR 110
DEGREES IN SOME AREAS. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE STATE LATE
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...RETURNING TEMPERATURES TO NEAR NORMAL. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOW 80S BY
WEDNESDAY. THE BEST CHANCE OF RAINFALL THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS
WILL BE ACROSS NORTHERN IOWA AS THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES
ACROSS. AFTER THAT THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAINFALL WILL OCCUR FRIDAY
AND INTO SATURDAY.

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